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West Atlantic open positions

At West Atlantic, we are always looking for skilled and professional colleagues. Below is a list of open positions waiting for your application. Please read our privacy policy before sending in your application.

Open positions

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Application deadline

Löneadministratör / HR assistent

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
24/11/2019

Varaktighet: Tillsvidare
Arbetstid: Heltid (40 tim/vecka)    
Avdelning: HR                 
Placering: Malmö-Sturup                     

Tjänstebeskrivning: 

West Atlantic söker nu en HR assistent med fokus på löneadministration till vårt team i Malmö. Hos oss kommer du att få möjlighet att utvecklas i en spännande miljö med stora utvecklingsmöjligheter. Du kommer att ingå i det globala HR-teamet, där fyra av medarbetarna finns i Sverige. 

Dina huvudsakliga arbetsuppgifter innefattar att vara koordinator och stötta HR teamet med administrativa uppgifter. Fokusområden kommer att vara: 

  • Löneadministration mot extern löneleverantörer som finns bla i Danmark, Holland och Norge.
  • Lönefrågor, arbetsrätt och kollektivavtal kopplade till våra piloter.
  • Kontakter med externa pensionsmäklare.
  • Statistik och rapporter.
  • Administration i samband med rekrytering (urval, bokning av intervjuer, referenstagning, systemutveckling, fakturahantering m.m.)

 

Erfarenhet och utbildning: 

Du har utbildning inom löneområdet, gärna med inriktning mot HR och minst 3- års erfarenhet av liknade arbetsuppgifter. Arbetslivserfarenhet och kunskap om flygbranschen är meriterande. 

Du kan MS Office och har framförallt mycket goda kunskaper i Excel. Engelska och svenska hanterar du flytande i både tal och skrift. Kunskaper inom arbetsrätt och tidigare erfarenheter av arbete med kollektivavtal är meriterande. 

Du har även viss erfarenhet av att arbeta mot externa pensions och försäkringsbolag, samt goda systemkunskaper från ett eller flera system. 

 

Personliga egenskaper: 

Som person är du servicefokuserad och har ett flexibelt förhållningssätt. Du är driven, strukturerad och analytisk och har förmågan att utveckla och förbättra processer m.m. 

Du har en mycket god förmåga att sätta dig in i organisationens kultur, är kommunikativ och har lätt för att samarbeta med dina kollegor. Du är en problemlösare och arbetar proaktivt . Du trivs med att hjälpa andra och har en god pedagogisk förmåga.

 

 

Du får gärna kontakta oss om du har frågor om tjänsten. Vi som håller i rekryteringsprocessen på HR-avdelningen heter Tami Kinnås tami.kinnas@westatlantic.eu och Anders Henriksson anders.henriksson@westatlantic.eu.

Vi går igenom ansökningarna löpande. Sista ansökningsdag: 2019-11-24. Tjänsten kan komma att tillsättas innan sista ansökningsdatum, så vänta därför inte med att skicka in din ansökan. Det viktigaste är dock att vi hittar rätt person, inte att tjänsten skall bli tillsatt så snabbt som möjligt. 

Ansökan sker via vår hemsida: www.westatlantic.eu klicka på ”Join our team”.
Vänligen inkludera CV samt personligt brev. 

Vi ser fram emot att höra från dig!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Area Manager Uk Line Stations

Location:
Application deadline:
05/12/2019

Position Type:            Permanent Full-Time, Days: Mon-Fri

Department:              P-145  

Location:                    EMA

Responsible to:          Line Maintenance Manager  

Role Summary

To manage and supervise the UK line stations.

Responsible for ensuring the UK line stations are developed and maintained, in full and to the required standards.

Responsibilities

  • The Area manager UK works in co-operation with and is responsible to the LMM, reporting directly to LMM.
  • Responsible, for ensuring that all line stations meet the requirements set by WA P-145 standard specified in the MOE and instructions.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all work on the aircraft & aircraft components is carried out to the standards specified in the MOE and within approved working schedules.
  • Ensure that the maintenance staff are properly trained, dressed and equipped for the appointed work and that they follow the safety instructions and report any discrepancies.

Duties

  • Ensure the stations, stores and other facilities are equipped and maintained as required, that work safety issues, environmental regulations and other laws are followed and that required information and measures in connection herewith are distributed.
  • Control the daily operation on the following UK line stations- JER, EDI, STN, BFS, EMA, EXT and ABZ.
  • Be responsible for complying with the directions given by the WA P-145 management concerning area of responsibility.
  • Support LMM with development, motivation, assessments/reviews of line station employees on a regular basis.
  • To regularly visit the stations to ensure that the production and reliability targets are in line with the companies standards.
  • Ensure all work is completed to IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, Technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records. Ensure that all audit remarks and other issues with the line station is handled as quick and sufficient as possible.
  • Ensure all work is carried out safely. Educate and supervise line engineering staff in safe methods of working. Support the organisation with the development of safe means of working.
  • Be responsible for adding line stations to the UK network if required.

Academic/Educational Requirements

  • Minimum B1 Certificated

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years Aviation Engineering experience
  • Possess professional, friendly and customer-focused personality
  • Proactive, self-motivated & confident self-starter
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Proven problem solving & Planning skills
  • Supervisory/people management experience is desirable
  • Be well informed regarded the established procedures for WA P-145 in regards to maintenance procedures and production inspection procedures.

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Lagerassistent

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
30/11/2019

Anställningstyp: Tills vidare, dagtid, 100%

Avdelning: Logistik         

Plats: Malmö-Sturup MMX

Rapporterar till: Logistics Controller SE 

 

Sammanfattning av rollen 

Ansvarig för att hjälpa till med kontrollen av West Atlantics material- och logistiklösning för Sverige och delar av Europa, inklusive lagerstyrning samt att bistå med tullimport/-export och materiellt stöd till underhållsverksamheten.

 

Ansvarsområden 

  • Hantera inkommande gods med dokumentation och inspektion i enlighet med EASA och FAA regler.
  • Plock och packning av flygplansdelar för användning inom ingenjörsgruppen i hela Europa.
  • Skicka flygplansdelar till kunder och leverantörer i tid.
  • Hantering av Farligt gods (DG Cat.VI, ADR 1.3).
  • Genomföra inventeringar.
  • Övriga uppgifter relaterade till effektiv logistikhantering.
  • Registrera alla transaktioner och säkerställa tillgängligheten av flygplansdelar och material för underhåll av flygplan, i vårt datoriserade underhållssystem.
  • Se till att allt arbete utförs på ett säkert sätt med ordning och reda i fokus.

 

Utbildningskrav 

Gymnasieutbildning 

 

Erfarenhet/kunskap 

  • Tidigare erfarenhet av lager och logistik
  • Kan kommunicera på svenska och engelska i tal och skrift.
  • Bra på att arbeta både på egen hand och i grupp.
  • Bra på att ta initiativ.
  • Datorkunskap på basnivå.
  • Truckkort nivå B
  • Körkort B 

Övrigt 

Som person är du nyfiken av naturen och angelägen om att försöka hitta lösningar på problem. Du är oberoende och behöver inte vänta på besked från andra för att arbetet skall drivas framåt. Vi ser också att du är strukturerad och engagerad i att leverera från dig arbete av god kvalitet.


Lön
 

Enligt avtal. Kollektivavtal finns.


Frågor angående tjänsten kontakta Logistics Controller Fabian Svanberg, 010-452 9569, fabian.svanberg@westatlantic.eu

Vänligen ansök via vår hemsida: www.westatlantic.eu och klicka på “Join our team”.
Ansökan skall inkludera CV och personligt brev. Intervjuer och urval sker löpande.

Sista ansökningsdagen: 20191130.

 

 

 


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B1 Engineer - OSL hub - Part-145

Location:
Oslo
Application deadline:
17/11/2019

Position Type: Permanent Full-Time. 14 days on/off shift pattern.                        
Department: WAS Part-145                    
Location: OSL                   

Role Summary: 

To provide and support effective and efficient engineering at OSL hub, that meets the operational requirements in a sustainable and safe manner.
Responsible for ensuring that the relevant hangar and line work at OSL is carried out on time, in full, and to the required standards.

 

Duties: 

Responsible for certifying the work in the hangar and line; in consultation with the Line Station Controller (LSC).

Ensure all work is completed IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, Technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records.

Responsible for ensuring any required parts/tools for maintenance are ordered correctly, and monitor with logistics/supervisors regarding estimated delivery times.

Responsible for ensuring proper handover procedures are completed iaw the MOE.

Ensure company premises are maintained and good housekeeping standards are met at all times. Report any building/facilities defects to LSC.

Be well informed about valid instructions, regulations and maintenance information.

Be well informed about the procedures regarding production quality control and quality audit especially how they apply at the specific maintenance tasks.

Perform maintenance on equipment that is used for maintenance and apply a high maintenance standard.

Keep current with the approved working schedules, Company procedures, requirements and any authorization ratings held for the work performed.

Have confidence to issue an SMS report if a violation from the established company Flight Safety Standard is discovered.

Carry out any other such reasonable duties as the company sees fit in accordance with the responsibilities of the position.

 

Academic/Educational Requirements:  

  • Unrestricted EASA B1 license – preferable type rating on either BAe ATP or CRJ-200. 

 

Required Skills/Experience: 

  • Must be Proactive, self-motivated & confident self-starter.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Possess confident and effective communication skills (both written & verbal).
  • Ability to make good judgements based on the needs of the company operation, in a very fluid, fast changing environment.
  • Proven problem solving and Planning & Organizing skills.

 

Start date:  

If you have questions about the vacancy, please contact Line Maintenance Manager Jonas Johnsson

jonas.johnsson@westatlantic.eu

 

Please apply via our website: www.westatlantic.eu and click on “Join our team”.
The application shall include a CV and a personal letter. Interviews and selection are ongoing.

Due date for your application is 20191117.


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B1/ Engineer – EMA Hub – Day shift engineer

Location:
East Midlands Airport
Application deadline:
15/11/2019

Position Type:            Permanent Full-Time             

Department:               P145   

Location:                    EMA Hub 

Responsible to:          Maintenance Supervisors/Base Station Controller      

Role Summary 

To provide and support effective and efficient engineering at EMA hub, that meets the operational requirements in a sustainable and safe manner. 

Responsible for ensuring that the relevant hangar and line work at EMA is carried out on time, in full, and to the required standards. 

Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for certifying the work in the hangar and line; in consultation with the Maintenance Supervisors and Base Station Controller (BSC)
  • Ensure all work is completed IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, Technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records.  
  • Responsible for ensuring any required parts/tools for maintenance are ordered correctly, and monitor with logistics/supervisors regarding estimated delivery times. 
  • Ensure tools and equipment are treated correctly, and are stored in the correct locations 
  • Responsible for ensuring proper handover procedures are completed iaw the MOE. 
  • Ensure company premises are maintained and good housekeeping standards are met at all times.  Report any building/facilities defects to Maintenance Supervisors and/or BSC. 
  • Be well informed about valid instructions, regulations and maintenance information. 
  • Be well informed about the procedures regarding production quality control and quality audit especially how they apply at the specific maintenance tasks. 
  • Perform maintenance on equipment that is used for maintenance and apply a high maintenance standard. Restore and clean all equipment after the maintenance activity. When equipment fails or is found to be faulty, immediately report this to the certifying staff. 
  • Keep current with the approved working schedules, Company procedures, requirements and any authorisation ratings held for the work performed. 
  • Have confidence to issue an SMS report if a violation from the established WAS Flight Safety Standard is discovered.
  • Carry out any other such reasonable duties as the company sees fit in accordance with the responsibilities of the position 

Academic/Educational Requirements 

  • Unrestricted EASA B1 license – preferable type rating on either 737CL, 737NG or BAe ATP. (Non- type holders will still be considered) 

Required Skills/Experience: 

  • Minimum 5 years Aviation Engineering experience
  • Must be Proactive, self-motivated & confident self-starter
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Possess confident and effective communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Ability to make good judgements based on the needs of the company operation, in a very fluid, fast changing environment.
  • Proven problem solving and Planning & Organizing skills

Salary

Fantastic home/work life balance based on a 7 days on, 7 days off shift pattern;

Basic B1 Salary of £40,000 Plus:

  • £4,500 EMA-Hub shift allowance.
  • £1,998 ATP type rating (unrestricted)
  • £3,280 B737CL Type rating (unrestricted)
  • £3,280 B737NG (unrestricted)
  • Company Pension

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B1 Engineer – East Midlands Hub – Night shift engineer

Location:
East Midlands Airport
Application deadline:
15/11/2019

Position Type:            Permanent Full-Time             

Department:               P145   

Location:                    EMA Hub 

Responsible to:          Base Station Controller


Fantastic home/work life balance based on an attractive night shift pattern of 7 on 7 off

B1 or B2 Salary of £50,000, up to £60,000 with type ratings.

  • Company Pension
  • 21 days full paid annual leave

Required Skills/Experience: 

  • Minimum 5 years Aviation Engineering experience
  • Must be Proactive, self-motivated & confident self-starter
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Possess confident and effective communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Ability to make good judgements based on the needs of the company operation, in a very fluid, fast changing environment.
  • Proven problem solving and Planning & Organizing skills

Academic/Educational Requirements 

  • Unrestricted EASA B1 or B2 license – preferable including a type rating on either 737CL, 737NG or BAe ATP. (Non- type holders will still be considered)

Role Summary 

7 on 7 off working pattern

To provide and support effective and efficient engineering at EMA hub, that meets the operational requirements in a sustainable and safe manner. 

Responsible for ensuring that the scheduled and unscheduled line maintenance at EMA is carried out on time, in full, and to the required standards. 

Responsibilities 

Responsible for certifying the work at EMA line; in consultation with the Maintenance Supervisors, Base Station Controllers (BSC’s) and LMC.

Ensure all work is completed IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, Technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records.  

Responsible for ensuring any required parts/tools for maintenance are ordered correctly, and monitor with logistics/supervisors regarding estimated delivery times. 

Ensure tools and equipment are treated correctly, and are stored in the correct locations 

Responsible for ensuring proper handover procedures are completed iaw the MOE. 

Ensure company premises are maintained and good housekeeping standards are met at all times.  Report any building/facilities defects to Maintenance Supervisors and/or BSC’s/LMC.

Be well informed about valid instructions, regulations and maintenance information. 

Be well informed about the procedures regarding production quality control and quality audit especially how they apply at the specific maintenance tasks. 

Perform maintenance on equipment that is used for maintenance and apply a high maintenance standard. Restore and clean all equipment after the maintenance activity. When equipment fails or is found to be faulty, immediately report this to the certifying staff. 

Keep current with the approved working schedules, Company procedures, requirements and any authorisation ratings held for the work performed. 

Have confidence to issue an SMS report if a violation from the established WAS Flight Safety Standard is discovered.

Carry out any other such reasonable duties as the company sees fit in accordance with the responsibilities of the position 

 


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Milou Frohn

Pilot

I’ve always loved to fly and to be able to do that for a living and see so much of the world is fantastic. The most important thing is having a great company behind us, always helping me to develop and providing all the support I need.

Lukas Biörnsen

Technical administration

West Atlantic is a great employer and take a real interest in my development and work life balance. The administrative side of the company is a really important part of our operation and I’m glad my role plays an important part in making sure our aircraft deliver on time.

Sandra Hellgren

Airplane Maintenance

I take great pride in my role in keeping our fleet in the air, every minute on the ground is time that we can’t help our customers. Getting our aircraft up and running again safely is what I enjoy the most.
 

Loading activities at EMA

Photo: Rob Edson, Ground Operations Manager, UK

 

Inflight to Svalbard

Photo: Jonas Holmberg, First Officer CRJ

 

First Boeing 737-800 arrives at EMA

Photo: Unknown

 

Team spirit in cockpit

Photo: Bertrand Pouderoux, Captain ATP

 

Safety training

Photo: Alastair Yardy, First Officer 737

 

Maintenance in Malmö

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician

 

Celebrating a new contract

Photo: Nigel Hiorns, Managing Director and AM, UK

 

767 In the Hangar

Photo: Michelle Plunkett, 767 Engineer

 

On the flight deck

Photo: Elliot Longly, First Officer ATP

 

737 on ground

Photo: Charles Cleves, VP Sales

 

Office life

Photo: Aleksandra Rashid, Finance Controller - Maintenance

 

View from cockpit

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician

 

New ATP-Pilots

Photo: Maarten & Eddy, First Officers ATP

 

First Boeing 737-800 water salute

Photo: Unknown

 

Svalbard

Photo: Thomas Holm, Captain CRJ

 

Loading B-767

Photo: Graeme Pryke, Captain 767

 

Morning view in ATP cockpit

Photo: Carl Klein, First Officer ATP

 

737-800 Line up in Liege

Photo: Christian Vanguers, Mechanic

 

737 Approach in Jersey

Photo: Tom Masterman

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